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Twitch's chief people officer shares how the company took its strong in-office culture virtual amid the pandemic and rapid growth

18 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement During the pandemic, Twitch's daily user base grew from 17.5 million at the beginning of 2020 to 30 million by the end of the year. The streaming platform, which is known for having a non-hierarchical culture, had to use its talent strategy to address skyrocketing demand.
The company treasured its in-office culture, which included cookies in the kitchen, intense collaboration on new product updates, and a physical workspace that played "an integral role in creating a sense of community," Lenke Taylor, chief people officer at Twitch, told Insider. Taylor was named one...
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